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Beth Sorensen
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FLUTIST LINDA BAILEY TO PERFORM PORTLAND DEBUT OF DAVID SCHIFF'S SUITE FOR FLUTE AND PIANO

Portland, OR (October 24, 2003)–Linda Bailey will perform the Portland premiere of David Schiff’s "After Hours," a suite of encores for flute and piano composed for the 2001 Aspen Music Festival, on Thursday, November 13, at 8 p.m. in the Reed College chapel.

Internationally renowned composer David Schiff is professor of music at Reed College. Bailey is completing her degree of Doctor of Musical Arts at the University of Washington, under the tutelage of Felix Skowronek. Following her performance, she will discuss various performance issues raised by the work.

Sponsored by the Reed College music department, the performance is free and open to the public. For more information visit the Reed events site or call the Reed events line at 503/777-7755.

Reed College, in Portland, Oregon, is an undergraduate institution of the liberal arts and sciences dedicated to sustaining the highest intellectual standards in the country. With an enrollment of about 1,360 students, Reed ranks third in the undergraduate origins of Ph.D.s in the United States and second in the number of Rhodes scholars from a liberal arts college (31 since 1915).

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